It’s Jimi Hendrix’s 70th birthday! The guitar god is celebrated on today’s Rock it Out! Blog episode as Sami talks about his brand new single, “Somewhere,” from Hendrix’s forthcoming album, People, Hell, and Angels. Once you finish today’s episode, be sure to check out a tribute to Hendrix written by CoS Editor-in-Chief, Michael Roffman.
Sami also recaps some other music headlines including Andrew W.K. being confirmed and denied an ambassadorship to Bahrain, Hurricane Sandy relief concert from Yeah Yeah Yeahs and a major one at New York City’s Madison Square Garden, The Rolling Stones’ first 50th anniversary concert in London, and Ke$ha’s collaboration with Iggy Pop.